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Decalcomania monoprint. 2010…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s novelty pencil sharpener is the one shaped like the Taj Mahal – it looks very good sitting on the window sill lit by the glow of the evening sun. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Decalcomania monoprint (2010) – black … Continue reading

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Decalcomania!…mania!…mania!…mania!…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s elephant in the room is the one networking round the guests trying to get them to buy more insurance. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Yes, you guessed it, this post is about decalcomania. This is a monoprint (black acrylic … Continue reading

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It’s decalcomania time again…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s honoured guests are the King Henry VIII lookalike twins, Vera and Maurice Kumpf. Come on in and sit on your thrones, I hope we’ve made them big enough, you are both so marvellously wide and … Continue reading

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Let’s have another decalcomania…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s chocolate is the sinister and sticky dark rum truffle that lurks mysteriously alone in the top left-hand corner of the box. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> This is a monoprint on white drawing paper about 16″ x 12″; it … Continue reading

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I love the smell of decalcomania in the morning…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s colours are: broccoli green, mandolin brown, sky white, and crispy sunbed orange. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> What the hell’s this Dave?… It’s one of my decalcomania monoprints, or ‘monotypes’, as they are sometimes called. It is a method … Continue reading

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More decalcomania madness…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s joke is the one about how everyone wanted to see the Duchess’s breasts, but were disappointed because they were the same as ordinary ones. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Hey look! Here is another of my decalcomania monoprints; this … Continue reading

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Decalcomania with style…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s carefully selected adjectives are: Pristine, Oneiric, Calming, and Buxom. Try to use at least one of them today… >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Shall we have another example of my decalcomania? Decalcomania is a form of ‘monoprint’ or ‘monotype’ … Continue reading

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